Shohei Ohtani, a Japanese professional baseball pitcher and designated hitter for the Los Angeles Angels, has quickly become one of the most exciting players in Major League Baseball. His ability to excel both on the mound and at the plate has drawn comparisons to Babe Ruth, making him a rare two-way player in the modern era. His rookie year in 2018 was particularly remarkable, earning him the American League Rookie of the Year award.
The 2018 Leaf Draft Stars Gold Shohei Ohtani card is a highly sought-after collectible, limited to only 100 copies. This card, numbered /100, features Ohtani in his Angels uniform, capturing the beginning of his MLB journey. Its PSA 9 Mint grading indicates that the card is in superb condition, with only minor imperfections that prevent it from being a perfect 10. Collectors highly value such graded cards for their authenticity and condition.